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Coalport China Museum

Coalport, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge, England
+44 1952 433424
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Very interestig.

Whilst in the area we visited several museums and some of the chine in this museum had to be seen... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Interesting Visit

Following our visit to Blists Hill Victorian Town we came here. We then spent a very interesting... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Halesowen, United Kingdom
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Coalport, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge, England
+44 1952 433424
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Reviewed yesterday

Whilst in the area we visited several museums and some of the chine in this museum had to be seen to be believed.

Thank Laurie02
Reviewed 6 days ago

Following our visit to Blists Hill Victorian Town we came here. We then spent a very interesting time learning how China is decorated. The demonstration was excellent and we all want to visit again.

Thank BillB65
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived late in the day and they close at 4.30 so we only had a quick look around. There is an interesting display showing the fashions in cup shape. Some lovely China in cabinets. The old kiln was fascinating and you can see what...More

Thank U6508PNmaryc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Museum of the Coalport pottery. There is a free guided tour , its a must you will learn so much more by taking it. the guide is a lovely lady who family worked at the factory, they are demonstrators on an adhoc basis. If you...More

Thank Hairyworf1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a lot of pretty things, I want them all! Good to see such a great display of the different types of china, and the different fashions.

Thank Di1920
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is well worth a visit, especially for its range and variety of some of the most stunning pottery that you'll ever see. The museum is contained within part of the original Coalport factory and includes galleries accessed from the internal courtyard, and includes...More

Thank C3856CHpeter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Coalport Museum was well worth visiting. There was machinery for making the china and the clay used was from the area. In the two toilet blocks were large round object in the middle of the room and we could not work out what they...More

Thank Ian O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm not that interested in china but I am interested in social history and so really enjoyed seeing the old buildings, there is a small exhibition on the lives of the china workers as well which was really good, and when I went they were...More

Thank kiera1999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If teacups and china are your thing, this is good place to visit. Lots of beautiful china on display. Very interesting to see how the pottery was made with knowledgeable, friendly staff. Also saw glass blowing which was excellent.

Thank IreneESa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fabulous treat in the Ironbridge museum family. It is located amid an attractive courtyard and a busy youth hostel. The site is split into several areas - an exhibition of China, a workshop where you can see live demonstrations on how the...More

Thank Karen M
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Do we have to pay to visit this museum please? TQ.
21 April 2017|
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Response from Claire B | Reviewed this property |
yes there is a charge...and for parking too..but both are quite low